EU considers more fines against Google – what a surprise!!

George Hayes

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If you read my article from last week, EU’s first salvo at Google, I said more would be coming. So, it was no surprise to learn that the European Union antitrust regulators are considering another record fine against Google. This…

EU’s first salvo at Google – a big one with more to come

George Hayes

Writer at Bane Tech
Married to my best friend since 1987. We have six grand-children and three great-grandchildren.
Began writing for Bane-Tech August 2014, due to an ever-growing passion for mobile and Android in particular.
Computer programmer 1981 to 2015. Currently retired. Active You Tuber (Mobile Geezer:
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Sax player and singer in various bands (rock and R&R) since the mid 60's. Avid motorcycle rider (Gold Wing), bicyclist and exercise enthusiast. Extreme lover of driving and biking (motorcycle). The more thousand miles the trip, the happier I am as the driver.
Dedicated, Bible-believing Christian who makes no judgments on others .

On Tuesday (06/27) the European Union hit Google with the largest fine ever levied in an antitrust case. The regulators levied a fine of $2.7 billion (2.4 billion euro) on the Mountain View giant for favoring its own services over…

Google vs EU – Could the end be in sight?

George Hayes

Writer at Bane Tech
Married to my best friend since 1987. We have six grand-children and three great-grandchildren.
Began writing for Bane-Tech August 2014, due to an ever-growing passion for mobile and Android in particular.
Computer programmer 1981 to 2015. Currently retired. Active You Tuber (Mobile Geezer:
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Sax player and singer in various bands (rock and R&R) since the mid 60's. Avid motorcycle rider (Gold Wing), bicyclist and exercise enthusiast. Extreme lover of driving and biking (motorcycle). The more thousand miles the trip, the happier I am as the driver.
Dedicated, Bible-believing Christian who makes no judgments on others .

The European Union has been on Google’s case since 2010 and it has never really let up since.  But, on Monday, a senior European Commission (the legislative arm of the EU) official said that the European Union antitrust regulators will…

EU hits Google again

George Hayes

Writer at Bane Tech
Married to my best friend since 1987. We have six grand-children and three great-grandchildren.
Began writing for Bane-Tech August 2014, due to an ever-growing passion for mobile and Android in particular.
Computer programmer 1981 to 2015. Currently retired. Active You Tuber (Mobile Geezer:
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Sax player and singer in various bands (rock and R&R) since the mid 60's. Avid motorcycle rider (Gold Wing), bicyclist and exercise enthusiast. Extreme lover of driving and biking (motorcycle). The more thousand miles the trip, the happier I am as the driver.
Dedicated, Bible-believing Christian who makes no judgments on others .

Today the European Union filed a formal charge against Google, stating that the global Android giant was using it operating system to ‘squeeze out’ rivals. The EU regulators said that Google’s requiring of mobile phone manufacturers to pre-install the Chrome…

Google-EU antitrust – the saga continues

George Hayes

Writer at Bane Tech
Married to my best friend since 1987. We have six grand-children and three great-grandchildren.
Began writing for Bane-Tech August 2014, due to an ever-growing passion for mobile and Android in particular.
Computer programmer 1981 to 2015. Currently retired. Active You Tuber (Mobile Geezer:
Twitter - https://twitter.com/MobileGeezer
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Sax player and singer in various bands (rock and R&R) since the mid 60's. Avid motorcycle rider (Gold Wing), bicyclist and exercise enthusiast. Extreme lover of driving and biking (motorcycle). The more thousand miles the trip, the happier I am as the driver.
Dedicated, Bible-believing Christian who makes no judgments on others .

As we reported back on March 22nd, the European Commission is going full steam ahead on bringing charges against Google for unfair antitrust practices. The Wall Street Journal reported on April 1st that a ‘person familiar with the matter’ stated…

EU Parliament – breakup Google?

George Hayes

Writer at Bane Tech
Married to my best friend since 1987. We have six grand-children and three great-grandchildren.
Began writing for Bane-Tech August 2014, due to an ever-growing passion for mobile and Android in particular.
Computer programmer 1981 to 2015. Currently retired. Active You Tuber (Mobile Geezer:
Twitter - https://twitter.com/MobileGeezer
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Sax player and singer in various bands (rock and R&R) since the mid 60's. Avid motorcycle rider (Gold Wing), bicyclist and exercise enthusiast. Extreme lover of driving and biking (motorcycle). The more thousand miles the trip, the happier I am as the driver.
Dedicated, Bible-believing Christian who makes no judgments on others .

Last week, we reported that there was growing sentiment in the European Union to bring antitrust action against Google for its so-called ‘unfair practices’. Yesterday, the Parliament passed a non-binding vote to break up the tech giant. Though the resolution…